Accountancy & Finance
Plymouth
Competitive Depending on Experience

Accounts Assistant / Senior

Ref: 788| Posted: 16th Oct 2019

Accounts Assistant / Senior – Plymouth

We are currently looking for an Accounts Assistant / Senior to join an Accountancy Practice based in Plymouth, Devon.

As an Accounts Assistant / Senior you will provide a range of Accountancy and Tax related services to both new and established clients.

Our client is looking for someone who is AAT Level 3 or 4 qualified.

As an Accounts Assistant / Senior your main responsibilities will be bookkeeping, accounts preparation and tax returns, but you will also be:

  • Preparing accounts for incorporated and un-incorporated businesses, including partnerships/ LLPs, sole traders and OMBs
  • Preparing individual, business and company tax computations and returns
  • Handling written, telephone and email queries from clients
  • Dealing with clients on a regular basis, occasionally from the clients premises.

Experience needed for the Accounts Assistant / Senior role:

  • Applicants will ideally be fully AAT qualified but part-qualified candidates will be considered
  • Previous experience in accounts preparation for partnerships/ LLPs and limited companies
  • Applicants should be accurate, analytical and methodical in their approach to work
  • Able to work independently and demonstrate initiative in delivering an excellent service to clients
  • Able to prioritise workloads and meet deadlines
  • Good written and oral communication skills
  • Confident, professional and team orientated in approach
  • Proficient in MS Office 2007 (ie. Excel, Word, Outlook) and Sage
  • Experience of electronic accounting packages
  • Familiarisation with personal and business tax regulations, plus VAT and PAYE and solicitors accounts rules (SAR) an advantage.

In return for your skills, you will receive a competitive salary depending on your experience and some great company benefits.

If you have the above experience please submit your CV for the Accounts Assistant / Senior role.

First 2 Recruit Ltd is an Employment Agency who provide permanent and fixed term contract services and an Employment Business who provide temporary services as defined under the Employment Agencies Act 1973.  First 2 Recruit Ltd will collect the personal details which job seekers provide to us for the purposes of providing job seekers with work-finding services. In providing this service to job seekers we may need to transfer their personal details to our client companies.

Please note we regret that due to the high volume of CV's received we cannot give individual feedback to candidates, if you are not contacted within 5 working days of submitting your CV please assume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion.

First 2 Recruit Ltd is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to a policy of treating all its employees and job applicants equally regardless of race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, national origin, religion or belief, gender, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, age or perceived age, marital or civil partnership status or disability.